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Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention and Spa

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#8 of 131 Hotels in Manama
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent business hotel well connected to the airport with good convention facilities. Park nearby you can run around as well. The hotel is fairly expensive but the facilities in the resort are very good.

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have been coming to the Gulf for years now. The last two times we've been here we haven't been very happy. Last time we had to move rooms because the rooms reeked of smoke and we are traveling with two small children. Both times, the service at the pool is really been getting worse. They have the same sweet...

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Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed for over a week and had an incredible experience the entire time. The easy access and so many choices for restaurants was incredible. I interacted with the hotel staff a few times, too, and each time they were incredibly helpful.

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Thank Amy J
Malmo, Sweden
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We spent three nights in the apartment complex next to the main hotel - fully integrated. In my opinion, high class but at the same time an unusually relaxed atmosphere. The apartment was spacious and clean, perfect for a family of four. Downside was that we initially was offered an apartment that was quite smelly of smoke - but we...

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Thank Mikaelwa
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a Great place with a Great Staff. Lot's of great food to choose from. Rooms are large and roomy with outstanding views. I strongly believe it is the people that work here that make the difference. Always friendly, always remembers you and speaks your name in greetings. Very Clean and safe place. I recommend any one coming to Bahrain...

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Thank UdeshKJ
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed for 3 nights recently for a congress, rooms are modern with a right size, more important will be the facilities on a business trip, they provide excellent arrival experience with only 15 mins ride from airport, a great buffet breakfast with international and local food of choice to begin the meeting, more importantly, a big business centre where it...

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Thank Chio606
Kuwait City, Kuwait
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Gulf hotel simply the best. Friendly helpful staff. Spacious comfortable clean room. Reasonable prices. Nice swimming pool area. Many restaurants with different cuisine . Very quiet hotel. just bothered from late check in but other things was perfect.

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Hope Mills, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have gone to many events at this hotel. It is worth going if you have the chance. They are always welcoming and friendly to all that attend. Hotel staff are always ready to help you out with anything you need.

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Thank Nila H
Visnja V, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Nila H, On behalf of the entire team at Gulf Hotel Bahrain I would like to thank you for your wonderful feedback.It is a pleasure to read that we exceeded your expectations throughout your entire experience as it gave us great pleasure to be of service to you during your stay. Please do not hesitate to contact us prior...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been in Manama different times and in different places but Gulf is simply the best! Location, personnel, rooms, facilities, restaurants, etc. are awesome!! Price during weekends is bit higher but same happens with any other hotels in Manama.

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Visnja V, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention and Spa, responded to this review

Dear andreacussigh, My sincere appreciation to you for taking the time to post a review following your weekend stays with us. We work hard to ensure that all of our guests receive a memorable Gulf Hotel Bahrain experience.Once again, thank you for your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you back soon for another remarkable stay. On behalf of...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came to celebrate our wedding anniversary and it was unforgetable 5 star experience indeed. Most friendly and helpful receptionist ever, so lovely and great first impression of hotel. Couldn't have been more sweet than entering in a fully set up romantic room. Special thanks to Ms. Ruth for doing extra miles to ensure that our stay will be perfect! You...

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Visnja V, Guest Relations Manager at Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Evita A, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments with us and your trust in Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention & Spa!I am delighted to know that our high standards served its purposes and your special anniversary stay was an enjoyable one.We certainly appreciate your patronage and look forward to many future opportunities to be of service...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Sherlock Holmes Pub
Sherlock Holmes Pub
Cuisines: International, European
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A luxurious five star hotel offering resort facilities with a modern city location; Enjoy the panoramic views from your newly renovated bedrooms with floor-to-ceiling windows, or stay on our exclusive, discreet Platinum Floor offering some of the best vistas and services on the island. Discover the world and its delights in one of our 16 restaurants and bars, boasting a selection of diverse cuisines such as Iranian, Thai, Lebanese, Chinese, Western-Asian fusion, Japanese and continental. As a Platinum guest, you will enjoy a numerous of complimentary VIP treatments, including: •Private VIP check-in •Chilled towel and refreshing drink on arrival •Shoe-shine and one pressing on arrival •Daily newspaper and a selection of magazines •Luxurious Bvlgari White-tea amenities •Access to the dedicated Platinum Lounge and all its benefits •Buffet breakfast in the intimacy of the Platinum lounge The Platinum Lounge Our exclusive Platinum floor lounge affords our clients with the most discerning taste for excellence our signature customer service and spectacular panoramic views over Manama. Opened from 06.30 To midnight every day, the Platinum lounge not only offers all-day delightful buffets from breakfast till dinner accompanied with a wide selection of beverages, but also all business facilities like private meeting rooms, computer and other IT services access. Platinum Lounge Operating Hours (0630 am to 12 midnight) •A designated elevator and Guest Relations to welcome the guest upon arrival and will escort them from main entrance desk to the 13th floor. •Sit-in check - in while welcome drinks is being served of the guest's choice and to be escorted by a Guest Relations Officer to their room. •Full Breakfast buffet served from 0630 am. Till 1030 am. With live egg cooking. •All day self-service snacks and refreshments with fresh Danish pastries, selected sandwiches and breads. •Special Red/White wine, and selected beers are available for all day self-service consumptions. •Happy hour from 6 pm. Till 9 pm. With free selected beverages and choice of hot and cold canapes to unwind for the long day work. •Newspapers and Magazines available in the Platinum Lounge •A designated area for All day free Internet access in the Platinum Lounge. •Special Guest's Room Amenities in the Platinum Floor Rooms •Butler Services available upon requests. •Secretarial Services available in the Platinum Lounge upon requests. •Private meeting room with complimentary refreshments that can accommodate up to 8 persons. •Kids are allowed until 18:00 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention and Spa

Address: Al Fateh Avenue | Bldg 11, Road 3801, Block 337 Al Fateh Highway, Manama, Bahrain
Region: Bahrain > Manama
Price Range: $206 - $377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention and Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 468
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Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention And Spa Manama
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#5 Romantic Hotel in Manama
#8 Luxury Hotel in Manama
#10 Business Hotel in Manama
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“Pay the extra charge and stay in the main building rooms”
MHamdan, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for no smoking ...level 5 perfect”
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“Maybe best away from the elevators.”
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